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Social Statistics

Phelps county nebraska dp 2 profile of selected social characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school2,387100.0
Nursery school, preschool1737.2
Kindergarten1446.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)1,18849.8
High school (grades 9-12)65527.4
College or graduate school2279.5
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over6,565100.0
Less than 9th grade2433.7
9th to 12th grade, no diploma4727.2
High school graduate (includes equivalency)2,35835.9
Some college, no degree1,65825.3
Associate degree4957.5
Bachelor's degree1,01415.4
Graduate or professional degree3255.0
Percent high school graduate or higher89.1(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher20.4(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over7,656100.0
Never married1,46819.2
Now married, except separated5,00865.4
Separated811.1
Widowed5266.9
Female
4415.8
Divorced5737.5
Female
3054.0
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years42100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren2969.0
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over7,178100.0
Civilian veterans99913.9
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years2,255100.0
With a disability1175.2
Population 21 to 64 years5,106100.0
With a disability81415.9
Percent employed
69.3(X)
No disability4,29284.1
Percent employed
86.3(X)
Population 65 years and over1,525100.0
With a disability41827.4
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over9,135100.0
Same house in 19955,74862.9
Different house in the U.S. in 19953,38237.0
Same county
1,85320.3
Different county
1,52916.7
Same state
1,00711.0
Different state
5225.7
Elsewhere in 199550.1
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population9,747100.0
Native9,66599.2
Born in United States
9,65299.0
State of residence
7,65678.5
Different state
1,99620.5
Born outside United States
130.1
Foreign born820.8
Entered 1990 to March 2000
550.6
Naturalized citizen
580.6
Not a citizen
240.2
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)82100.0
Europe78.5
Asia1822.0
Africa00.0
Oceania00.0
Latin America5769.5
Northern America00.0
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over9,135100.0
English only8,84096.8
Language other than English2953.2
Speak English less than 'very well
1131.2
Spanish
1992.2
Speak English less than "very well"
860.9
Other Indo-European languages
921.0
Speak English less than "very well"
270.3
Asian and Pacific Island languages
40.0
Speak English less than "very well"
00.0
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population9,747100.0

Total ancestries reported

11,097113.9
Arab00.0
Czech11651.7
Danish2732.8
Dutch4274.4
English1,01510.4
French (except Basque)11431.5
French Canadian1160.2
German3,80839.1
Greek50.1
Hungarian140.1
Irish11,00110.3
Italian380.4
Lithuanian00.0
Norwegian1861.9
Polish2212.3
Portuguese00.0
Russian280.3
Scotch-Irish1801.8
Scottish1211.2
Slovak50.1
Subsaharan African20.0
Swedish2,22122.8
Swiss720.7
Ukrainian00.0
United States or American2812.9
Welsh700.7
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)110.1
Other ancestries7948.1
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19


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